JOB SUMMARY: Consults with customers to determine the most appropriate and effective solutions to address team, organization or role-specific performance improvement and/or engagement. Uses probing questions to determine root cause of issue or need for team building, organizational development, engagement or learning. Understands how to assess, design, develop, implement and evaluate workplace learning or engagement solutions independently.
Consults with customers to determine appropriate solutions for business need.
Conducts needs analysis to determine performance/engagement objectives.
Uses information obtained in analysis to create program or solution that meets the need of customer.
Implements solution or program based on appropriate design.
Reviews, evaluates and reports program or solution effectiveness.
May provide direction to other consultants or those in supportive roles within the department.
Focuses in one or more of the following areas: Learning Design, Learning Development, Learning Technology, Classroom and Virtual Facilitation, Learning Evaluation and Measurement, and/or Workforce and Cultural Engagement.
The responsibilities listed are a general overview of the position and additional duties may be assigned.
CONSULTING (ADVANCED): - The capability, normally based on a specific expertise, to influence others, manage the relationship and deliver results for a client in a professional manner.
TRAINING NEEDS ANALYSIS (ADVANCED): - A process of collecting information about a proposed learning program. A needs analysis addresses the following issues: restating the request, stating the business need, identifying the performance gap, conducting a task analysis, describing the learners, describing the learning environment, and identifying the project constraints.
ADULT LEARNING THEORY (ADVANCED): - Knowledge of the principles and practices of providing instruction to the adult learner. Able to focus adult learning goals and the ability to direct their own learning.
INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN (ADVANCED): - The systematic development of specifications using learning and instructional theory to ensure the quality of instruction.
Organizational Impact: Independently delivers on objectives with understanding of how they impact the results of own area/team and other related teams.
Problem Solving/ Complexity of work: Utilizes multiple sources of data to analyze and resolve complex problems; may take a new perspective on existing solution.
Breadth of Knowledge: Has advanced knowledge within a professional area and basic knowledge across related areas.
Team Interaction: Acts as a go-to resource for colleagues with less experience; may lead small project teams.
Internal Number: 1911881
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